INDUSTRY NEWS: Volume 9 Issue 14

Costa Rica: A Dental Destination By Patrick Goodness, CEO, The Goodness Company A recent NBC news story highlighted the phenomenon of low-cost dental care in Los Algodones, Mexico, better known to those that live along the Mexican border as Molar City. Up to seven thousand people cross from Yuma Arizona into Los

NEWS IN REVIEW: Volume 9, Issue 14

Joint replacement model mandatory areas slashed in CMS proposal Mcknights.com – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services wants to drop the number of mandatory geographic areas participating in the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model from 67 to 34, according to a proposal issued Tuesday. CJR participants in the remaining areas

Volume 9, Issue 13: Successful Argentina-based Medical Facility CANDOR Promotes Medical and Philosophical Therapies for Patients and Families

Dear Colleagues, This month Kim Advent, Founder and President, Avanti Wellness L.L.C, is discussing her work in the “Paris” of the Americas, Buenos Aires, helping patients, and their families, struggling with addiction and/or mental disorders. We learned a lot about the various theories of battling addiction during our interview with Kim—and

SPOTLIGHT: Kim Advent, Founder and President, Avanti Wellness L.L.C.

Kim Advent, Founder and President of Avanti Wellness L.L.C. kimadvent@gmail.com About Kim Advent In March of 2010, Kim Advent, Founder and President of Avanti Wellness L.L.C., a Nevada based company began her research in Buenos Aires, Argentina at a medical facility that incorporates practical philosophical ideas into individualized medical treatments for clients. The medical

INDUSTRY NEWS: Volume 9, Issue 13

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NEWS IN REVIEW: Volume 9, Issue 13

Making Greece a Medical Tourism Destination Neokosmos.com – It was an unofficial 'summit meeting', but it may bear very official fruit, presenting Greece with the opportunity to become a hub for medical tourism. Kenya Takes the Lead in Medical Tourism Nation.co.ke – Private health and wellness facilities are setting Kenya apart as one

Volume 9, Issue 12

Volume 9, Issue 12 Dear Colleagues, Mike Dendy, MBA/MHA, vice chairman & CEO, Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions (AMPS) is certainly a market leader and really “gets it” when the subject is how to reduce employer healthcare costs while keeping employees satisfied with quality healthcare benefits. We learned a lot during our interview with

SPOTLIGHT: Mike Dendy, MBA/MHA, Vice Chairman/CEO, Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions (AMPS)

  About Mike Dendy mdendy@advancedpricing.com Mike Dendy is Vice Chairman & CEO of Atlanta, GA based Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions (AMPS), a healthcare cost management company, serving the self-funded (ERISA) payer community.  Since joining the Company in 2005, Mike has overseen all aspects of AMPS management, ranging from sales and marketing, to finance

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 12

5 Hottest Medical Tourism Destinations By Nick Cesare go4travelblog.com – Each year, medical care in the United States is becoming more and more expensive. It’s not uncommon for patients to pay nearly $50,000 for fairly routine medical procedures while facing challenges from their insurance companies. However, many people are finding a better option. Some

News in Review: Volume 9, Issue 12

Why Medical Travel Insurance is a Must globetotting.com – When I was 25 and living in Beijing, China, I fainted and fell down a small flight of stairs. Medical Tourism in Asia to surpass US $14 Billion in five years eglobaltravelmedia.au – The growth in medical tourism to Asia shows no signs of